Praxair to Unveil New Robotic Cutting System at FABTECH 2015

Praxair to Unveil New Robotic Cutting System at FABTECH 2015

November 04, 2015

DANBURY, Conn., November 4, 2015 – Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) announced today that it will debut a first-of-its-kind Robotic Cutting System, the Praxair ProStar™ PRS900, at the FABTECH show in Chicago, November 9-12.

Praxair (Booth N14049) will demonstrate how this breakthrough metal-cutting technology can help customers lower equipment investment, cut labor expenses and minimize operating costs, all while improving product quality and productivity.

“Put simply, Praxair’s new PRS900 system provides fabricators with the ability to do much more with much less,” said Craig Camp, Praxair cutting machine manager. “The system’s modular design allows operators to use one machine to cut structural tube and beam as well as 2-D plate and domes. Additionally, its true complex 3-D movement and ability to create, share and acquire evolving cutting parameters online, using the proprietary PRS900 cutting system’s web-based operator interface, provide users with new flexibility.”

Praxair will also be supporting FABTECH exhibitors by providing the show’s nitrogen supply. Through the use of skidded, portable microbulk cylinders and its microbulk supply capabilities, Praxair will ensure all exhibitors have access to nitrogen at the pressures they need.

About Praxair

Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 250 company with 2014 sales of $12.3 billion, is the largest industrial gases company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Praxair products, services and technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety of industries, including aerospace, chemicals, food and beverage, electronics, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, primary metals and many others. More information about Praxair, Inc. is available at www.praxair.com.

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